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Windows Technical Preview Build 9879: The Morning After Commented on: 5 days ago (November 17, 2014)

I used windows 8 as a daily driver (a much needed upgrade over an old Vista install) and when I started playing around with VMs, I was shocked at how pristine and uncluttered the 'old' Windows was...

Here is Touch-Optimized Office for Windows Commented on: 2 weeks ago (November 6, 2014)

Just to add to this, the key is that the ios version is getting a lot of attention and has a high cadence for updates. It's clearly the focus point for development.

Saying that the legacy...

Microsoft Launches Office Apps for Android Tablets and iPhone, Updates Office for iPad Commented on: 2 weeks ago (November 6, 2014)

This is surprisingly big news. If they had this ready when they announced the ipad version, I think they would have really made a splash.

I'm curious about the Modern versions for Windows...

OneDrive Data Dump, Part 2: Photos Commented on: 2 weeks ago (November 3, 2014)

I would think that a script would do this. I'm not savvy enough on Windows powershell to write one up, but the most basic way would be to copy a portion of your files into the onedrive folder at...

HP Stream 11 First Impressions Commented on: 3 weeks ago (November 1, 2014)

The recovery partition is inexcusable on a drive of this size. HP needs another solution, and Windows 10 had better work from the cloud. The days of recovery partitions should be over - there...

Microsoft Brings Xbox One Kinect to Windows, Announces New SDK Commented on: 4 weeks ago (October 22, 2014)

Of course this is a good idea, but I've always wanted to see a Windows-specific Kinect, built more like the LeapPad, that is near field focused and with some integration for Windows 8 touch that...

Office Sway Preview Commented on: 6 weeks ago (October 8, 2014)

I think it just takes time to port. It does for every other mobile developer, after all.

Microsoft Announces Yet Another Miracast Adapter Commented on: 8 weeks ago (September 23, 2014)

Well, they really need an xbox .. box to do smartglass broadly. A cheap box like roku or appletv. xbox 360 and xbox one are supposed to be their media solutions, but they're really too much...

For the Windows Fan, the iPhone 6 is No Lumia Commented on: 8 weeks ago (September 23, 2014)

It isn't weird if you think about it. The MBA and early iphone hit the sweet spot for mobile lifestyles - such as journalists and people in big cities, which bloggers typically are. Androids and...

Toshiba Encore Mini Preview Commented on: 9 weeks ago (September 20, 2014)

Well, the new kindle fire 6s are cheaper, slightly better 'HD' resolution and more games.

There are specific and good reasons to get a Windows tablet, but not in this size category, at...

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